08/15/2019 | Press release | Archived content
Walnut Creek, CA - Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced he will host an Immigration Town Hall on August 22nd at 6:30 p.m.at Meadow Homes Elementary School in Concord.
This is the second in a series of town halls Congressman DeSaulnier is hosting on immigration. During the town hall, Mark will provide a firsthand account of what he witnessed at detention facilities on his two visits to the southern border and discuss the work he is doing in Congress to protect immigrant rights and ensure detainees are treated with the dignity they deserve. He will also discuss the Administration's attacks on immigrant communities including its changes to asylum law, fight to put a citizenship question in the Census, and recently launched raids.
A variety of organizations will be on hand to provide legal resources, services, and information about protecting your rights-regardless of immigration status. Translation services will be available during the event.
This will be Congressman DeSaulnier's 90th town hall and mobile district office hour since coming to Congress four years ago.
Immigration Town Hall
Thursday, August 22nd
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Meadow Homes Elementary School
1371 Detroit Ave
Concord, CA 94520
Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
This event is open to the public, press, and photographers.
To confirm your attendance, please RSVP online at https://desaulnier.house.gov/town-hall-rsvp or call 925-933-2660. To request ADA accommodations or for more information contact one of Congressman DeSaulnier's offices in either Walnut Creek or Richmond.